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20 hours ago, Sneat said:

The top bird looks good for a Yellow Warbler and the bottom looks like a White-crowned Sparrow.

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Do you think the first one could be a orange-crowned warbler? I have another picture below. How to tell the difference between yellow and orange-crowned warblers? IMG_1243.thumb.JPG.ec8992bd6e0a1fffb204efbeb335f4df.JPG

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No, that's a Yellow Warbler. Orange-crowned Warbler has a dark eyeline and a sharp bill. The shade of yellow is also slightly different- OCWA generally tend slightly more orange yellowish, while this bird is slightly greenish yellow.

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The bird has complete yellow eye rings, ruling out all other warbler species. Additionally, all wing feathers have wide yellow fringes, the bill is relatively thick. As noted by Benjamin, Orange-crowned has a distinct dark eyeline -- and eyelines preclude complete eye rings.

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